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South Africa sex toy trade industry flourishing
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South Africa sex toy trade industry flourishing

The sex toy trade is flourishing across South Africa as couples are increasingly relaxed with the idea of buying adult toys. The negative social stigmas around the adult toy industry seem to be slowly crumbling. Désir a luxury sex toy e-commerce store is recording month-on-month increases in the sales of couples’ sex toys, and the company says the sale of sex toys is now evenly balanced between both sexes, as the subject becomes more acceptable.

File picture .Boko Mohammed, a former excisor, holding the tool she used to perform the procedure at a community meeting in Kabele Village, in Amibara District. Ethiopia Photo: ANP/EPA/Unicef/Holt
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WHO publishes guidelines to help prevent FGM and train healthcare providers to tackle health complications

The World Health Organization has produced guidelines for health care professionals to strengthen the fight against, and prevent Female Genital Mutilation. The recommendations include providing tools and training materials to educate healthcare providers on treating sexual and mental health problems associated with FGM. The recommendations were developed to raise awareness of the negative health consequences of FGM.

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What can men learn from lesbians about sex?

“Reading extensively about love and tantric spirituality led me to some ground-breaking discoveries about female orgasms. As a result, through experimentation and perfect chemistry, my soul melted into another’s and I had my most torrential climax complete with a trip to outer-space and absolutely no control over my mind and body. Nothing feels greater and lighter. Unfortunately, many women do not know what that is like because for them sex is a chore: cook, clean, tend to children, give man his sex when he wants it, and go to sleep. It’s a huge tragedy worthy of an intervention.”